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Observatory Parameters
Apr 22
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
12:08 01:57

Galaxy IC 709 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 36'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 242-49, MCG 8-21-57, NPM1G +49.0200, PGC 35736

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Data Sheet

11h 34m 14s
49º 02' 36''
E? -
437 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 709

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